Dawn Alves, DVM

Education: University of California, Davis

Dr. Dawn Alves has over 30 years experience in private practice as a veterinarian working with large and small animal patients. She graduated from Orland High School and received her Bachelors of Science and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degrees from U.C. Davis.  Dr. Dawn worked for many years in mixed animal practices in the Orland, Willows and Corning areas.  In 2002, Dr. Dawn started her own practice, All About Equine Veterinary Services, to focus her passion for veterinary medicine more specifically on the horse.  In addition, she purchased the veterinary practice from retiring local veterinarian Dr. Jim Edwards to expand the client base and pave the way for a second veterinarian to join the practice.  Dr. Dawn has received additional specialized training in the areas of Dentistry, Reproduction, Embryo Transfer, High Risk Pregnancy, Cooled and Frozen Semen, Laminitis Treatments, Nerve and Joint Blocks and Injections, Neurology, Endoscopy, Lameness Management and other areas of Equine Medicine and Surgery.  Dr. Dawn lives in Chico with her family.  Her personal interests include: horseback and motorcycle riding, water skiing, dancing, cooking and working in her yard.

Years in Practice: 35
Education: University of California, Davis


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